• THWACK Store Items & FAQ [Updated May 1, 2019]

    Welcome to the pride and joy of the THWACK team - our community-based store! Here, you can spend your hard-earned THWACK points on some amazing items. We're very excited to be able to give back to all who've helped us...
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  • SolarWinds Administrators Checklist

    People have asked me for a list of things to do as a good admin to keep the system running smooth. I've finally compiled such a list that should help any SolarWinds environment have better performance than if these ta...
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  • Cisco IOS Router RTR Security Technical Implementation Guide: Version: 1: Release: 1: 13 Sep 2019

    Thank you for choosing this document.  You will need to supply vendor specific CLI or Regular expression statements for these checks.   These reports will trigger for all Vendor devices that equal "Cisco" &...
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  • Cisco IOS Router NDM Security Technical Implementation Guide: Version: 1: Release: 1:    13 SEP 2019

    Thank you for choosing this document.  You will need to supply vendor specific CLI or Regular expression statements for these checks.   These reports will trigger for all Vendor devices that equal "Cisco" &...
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  • vtp+test.xml

    Quick and dirty report to show the VTP details of a node
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  • How change logo for main sesion loging page Orion SolarWinds

    Hello thwack team. I would like share this information.   Actually we have knowledge base about how to change logo for SolarWinds but this only is for the logo on the upper left corner, as follow if you whan ...
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  • Grays Sock (Solarwinds Orion Colourising Kit)

    I'm pleased to announce my 'Solarwinds Orion Colourising Kit' to Thwack, a GUI that allows you customise the look of your Orion pages and share the results with others by exporting/importing your projects: In brie...
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  • 'Acknowledge' button as Alert Condition and 'Trigger' to Alert Action

    I've been wondering if there are any documents/write-ups regarding "Acknowledge" button as the trigger condition to execute the alert action. But, as far as I know, there's no straight forward method. If there are any...
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  • VictorOps Ack-Back v2

    ########################################################################### # # NAME: Solarwinds-AckFromVictorOps.ps1 # # AUTHOR: Sean Stark # # Purpose: Gets VictorOps Alerts from REST API. Parses through each ...
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  • Alerting Events based on Event Message

    I want to configure an alert on NPM which will trigger when an event with specific words in message has occurred, as of now, for NPM12 alerting on events is not possible. Someone who know how to resolve this query here?
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  • THWACK MVP Program - Updated February 2018

    What is the THWACK MVP program?   The THWACK MVP program represents a highly coveted status for members of the THWACK Community who go above and beyond to share their deep knowledge of SolarWinds solutions. MVPs...
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  • Key Point to follow while doing Operating System Migration

    Hi All,   I am sharing my experience on some key point while you are doing OS migration from any version to any. Here i did OS migration from 2008 to 2012 with running Solarwinds module (SAM, NCM, NPM , SRM, VN...
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  • Dynamic Threshold Alerts on Volumes

    Hello Everyone, I am writing this article to help everyone in choosing the right threshold for the volume Disks utilization in your environment. When you are dealing with bulk of database storage files (mount points),...
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  • THWACK & Customer Portal SSO Frequently Asked Questions

    1. What are the advantages to linking my THWACK account to my Customer Portal account? Linking the two accounts together will give you the ability to navigate between these two properties without having to login....
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  • Orion License key migration into new build Orion server

    Hi All,   License migration is a very easy steps produced by solarwinds in above platform Orion Platform 2016.2.X   Because currently all license you can manage by web console.   License key deact...
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  • It's Not Paranoia, You Really Are Being Watched - 1

    There are plenty of other features / applications/ and modules in SolarWinds besides just Kiwi that make it difficult to be a silent admin hoping that "Red Tape" changes will go unnoticed, but is just one those things...
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  • How to integrate Solarwinds Offline Help Files

    All,   This procedure is how I integrated my offline help files into my Solarwinds Solution.  I would like to give a huge shout out to LokiR for helping me with setup.  Here it goes.     1....
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  • THWACK MVP Program - Updated February 2017

    Interested in joining the ranks of the THWACK MVPs? Here is a detailed description of the program, who these people are, what they do, and how you can join.   Please meet our current roster of SolarWinds THWACK M...
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  • Solarwinds Role Based Access Control Policy

    All,   There were several discussion this year at ThwackCamp amongst the Head Geeks and MVP's about Role Based Access Control and permissions.  Here is a excel document to help maintain a policy for the var...
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  • Node Description "Unknown" in Map View

    Hey, all, admitted N00B here.   I wanted to write this for anyone (n00b or otherwise) who is having this issue.  In full disclosure, I have only been working in Orion for a few months so I was excited when ...
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